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Saturday May 19, 2012

SpaceX’s Historic Launch Aborted

With less than one half of a second until liftoff, the flight of SpaceX Dragon capsule powered by the Falcon 9 rocket was aborted by an on-board computer. NASA had completed the countdown all the way to Liftoff when the on-board computer detected a problem in one of the Falcon 9’s engines. The historic flight and subsequent docking with the International Space Station is rescheduled for May 22nd.

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